email print share on Facebook share on Twitter share on reddit pin on Pinterest

FESTIVALS / PRIX Autriche

Joy collecte quatre distinctions aux Prix du cinéma autrichien

par 

- Le drame de Sudabeh Mortezai, qui aurait dû être candidat pour les Oscars, a triomphé dans les catégories meilleur film, mise en scène, meilleure actrice principale et meilleur scénario

Joy collecte quatre distinctions aux Prix du cinéma autrichien
Les gagnants des Prix du cinéma autrichiens 2020

Cet article est disponible en anglais.

On 31 January, the Austrian film scene gathered at the Auditorium in Grafenegg, Lower Austria, for the handing out of the tenth Austrian Film Awards in 17 categories. The big winner of the evening was the sophomore picture by Austrian director Sudabeh Mortezai, snagging, amongst others, Best Feature Film and Best Director for herself. Her Joy [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Sudabeh Mortezai
fiche film
]
shows the vicious cycle of human trafficking and sexual exploitation through the eyes of a Nigerian prostitute in Vienna.

(L'article continue plus bas - Inf. publicitaire)

Mortezai had previously presented the movie at the 75th Venice International Film Festival, and it was chosen as the Austrian candidate for the Oscars. She couldn’t, however, compete due to the regulations, as her film is predominantly in English. Mortezai didn’t attend the awards ceremony owing to poor health, but her award was accepted by producers Oliver Neumann and Sabine Moser. The movie was further honoured with the Awards for Best Leading Actress, for Joy Anwulika Aphonsus, and Best Screenplay.

Following close behind was Jessica Hausner’s heavily favoured Little Joe [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Jessica Hausner
fiche film
]
, winning three awards. It walked off with Best Make-up, Best Film Editing and Best Production Design. Marie Kreutzer’s The Ground Beneath My Feet [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Marie Kreutzer
fiche film
]
only managed to cash in on one of its nominations by winning Best Supporting Actress for Pia Hierzegger.

Further gongs went to Tobias Moretti as Best Leading Actor for Gipsy Queen [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Hüseyin Tabak et Alina Ser…
fiche film
]
and Josef Hader as Best Supporting Actor in Nevrland [+lire aussi :
bande-annonce
fiche film
]
. The Award for Best Documentary resulted in a tie between Nikolaus Geyrhalter’s Earth [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Nikolaus Geyrhalter
fiche film
]
and Ulli Gladik’s Inland. An additional new award that was handed out for the first time this year, Viewers’ Choice, was presented to the comedy Love Machine [+lire aussi :
bande-annonce
fiche film
]
by Andreas Schmied. The winner of this prize is judged on the highest number of ticket sales in Austria.

Finally, Josef Aichholzer, film producer and co-founder of the Film Academy in Vienna, received an Honorary Award for his accomplishments for the academy.

Here is the full list of award winners:

Best Feature Film
Joy [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Sudabeh Mortezai
fiche film
]
– Sudabeh Mortezai

Best Documentary (ex aequo)
Earth [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Nikolaus Geyrhalter
fiche film
]
– Nikolaus Geyrhalter
Inland – Ulli Gladik

Best Short Film
Freigang - Martin Winter (Austria/Germany)

Best Director
Sudabeh Mortezai - Joy

Best Leading Actress
Joy Anwulika Alphonsus - Joy

Best Leading Actor
Tobias Moretti - Gipsy Queen [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Hüseyin Tabak et Alina Ser…
fiche film
]
(Germany/Austria)

Best Supporting Actress
Pia Hierzegger – The Ground Beneath My Feet [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Marie Kreutzer
fiche film
]

Best Supporting Actor
Josef Hader - Nevrland [+lire aussi :
bande-annonce
fiche film
]

Best Screenplay
Sudabeh Mortezai - Joy

Best Cinematography
Jo Molitoris - Nevrland

Best Costume Design
Christine Ludwig – How I Taught Myself to Be a Child [+lire aussi :
bande-annonce
fiche film
]
(Austria/Germany)

Best Make-up
Heiko Schmidt - Little Joe [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Jessica Hausner
fiche film
]
(Austria/UK/Germany)

Best Score
Wolfgang Mitterer – The Children of the Dead [+lire aussi :
critique
bande-annonce
interview : Kelly Copper et Pavol Liška
fiche film
]

Best Film Editing
Karina Ressler - Little Joe

Best Production Design
Katharina Wöppermann - Little Joe

Best Sound Editing
Gregor Kienel (original sound), Thomas Pötz, Rudolf Gottsberger (sound design) and Thomas Pötz (mixing) - Nevrland

Viewers’ Choice
Love Machine [+lire aussi :
bande-annonce
fiche film
]
- Andreas Schmied (Austria)

Honorary Award
Josef Aichholzer - Chairman of the Austrian Film Academy, 2009-2019

(L'article continue plus bas - Inf. publicitaire)

(Traduit de l'anglais)

Vous avez aimé cet article ? Abonnez-vous à notre newsletter et recevez plus d'articles comme celui-ci, directement dans votre boîte mail.

Privacy Policy